Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers. Compiled and Edited from Ancient and Modern Authors by Mrs Valentine (1876)

By: Valentine, Mrs Laura

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[Reprint], Chandos Classics, undated (c1890). Illustrated. Original smooth blue cloth, lettered in gilt on spine: green-and-white patterned "Chandos Classics" endpapers. A little scuffed, very good. Originally advertised as a companion volume to The Arabian Nights' Entertainments: "In compiling this volume the Editor has gathered from all sources . . . Whether translations or re-told tales. Two stories from the Tales on the Genii have found a place with the very ancient Seven Sleepers (in its eastern form), and the Story of Bohetzad, which are translations" (Preface).

Title: Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers. Compiled and Edited from Ancient and Modern Authors by Mrs Valentine (1876)

Author Name: Valentine, Mrs Laura

Categories: Short Stories,

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co.: 1890

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 02653